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Tropical Storm Dorian expected to strengthen, severe storms expected to hit the Plains

(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- Tropical Storm Dorian is forecast to continue to strengthen as it heads towards Lesser Antilles today. Dorian has winds of 40 MPH and is currently moving west at 13 MPH. The storm is located around 555 miles ESE of Barbados.A Tropical Storm Watch has been…... Read More

'Most humiliating experience of my life:' Black North Carolina man who was handcuff and removed from his home after false burglar alarm

(RALEIGH, N.C.) --  An African-American homeowner says he endured the "most humiliating experience of my life" when white police officers answered a false burglar alarm at his North Carolina home and ended up placing him in handcuffs at gunpoint and walking him to a police car in just his underwear…... Read More

Severe storms possible in central US as Northeast gets early taste of fall

(NEW YORK) -- There will be a couple of different rounds of severe weather in parts of the central U.S. this weekend. Storms are firing in parts of the Plains, where flash flood watches have been issued for parts of Kansas and Nebraska. These storms should intensify later Saturday into…... Read More

Former Houston police officer Gerald Goines charged with 2 counts of murder in botched raid

(HOUSTON) -- The former Houston police officer who allegedly lied in order to obtain a search warrant for a city residence has been charged with murder after a raid on that home resulted in the deaths of a couple inside.Gerald Goines was charged Friday with two counts of murder related…... Read More

Illinois state trooper dies after being shot serving warrant

(ST. LOUIS) -- The Illinois state trooper who was shot early Friday morning while serving a warrant in East St. Louis has died, police said.Nicholas Hopkins, who was a member of the state police's SWAT unit, was shot at approximately 5:26 a.m. and was pronounced dead at a local hospital…... Read More

Florida 'stand your ground' shooter found guilty of manslaughter

(CLEARWATER, Fla.) -- The man accused of shooting a Florida father in front of his family in an argument over a handicap parking space outside a convenience store has been found guilty of manslaughter.Michael Drejka had argued he acted in self-defense, and initially invoked the controversial "stand your ground" law…... Read More

Homeless man who was given shoes by a jogger in viral photo now has a job offer

(NEW YORK) -- A homeless man in New York City who was given a pair of shoes by a stranger passing by him while jogging earlier this week has now been offered a job and a second chance.A Twitter account by the name of @NYorNothing posted a video on Sunday…... Read More

Girl returns rock she stole from Great Smoky Mountains National Park

(SWAIN COUNTY, N.C.) -- Park rangers at Great Smoky Mountains National Park received an unexpected hand-written letter with a heart-shaped rock from a former visitor.Rangers Jessie Snow and Allison Bate, who shared the story on the park's Facebook page, told ABC News they knew "right away this would be a…... Read More

CBP seizes over 52,000 gun parts from China at California port

(LOS ANGELES) -- California Border Patrol at the Los Angeles/Long Beach Seaport intercepted and seized over 52,000 illegal gun parts from China.U.S. Customs and Border protection announced Thursday that they seized a total of $378,225 worth of firearms parts in violation if the Chinese Arms Embargo that included sights, stocks,…... Read More

Man arrested for terrorism after sending threatening email to ABC Nashville affiliate

(NASHVILLE) -- A man has been arrested after allegedly sending a rambling email to one of ABC News' affiliate stations in Tennessee, threatening to go to the "state capital to blow someone's brains out."ABC Nashville affiliate WKRN-TV received a threatening email on Wednesday, authorities said, allegedly from Nathan Semans, who…... Read More

12-year-old boy jumps out of moving truck to escape suspected kidnapper, police say

(BOYNTON BEACH, Fla.) -- A 12-year-old boy dove from a moving vehicle to escape a suspected kidnapper in South Florida, police say.The child was treated for abrasions to his forehead, arms and hands, while the suspect, 26-year-old Timothy Miller of West Palm Beach, was arrested on charges of kidnapping under…... Read More